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Inventory of the Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
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  • Title: Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
    Date (inclusive): 1972-1976
    Collection Number: 93065
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: In English and Spanish.
    Physical Description: 51 motion picture film reels (in 31 film canisters) (3.1 linear feet)
    Abstract: Relates to the role of the Soviet armed forces during World War II and subsequently.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii.


    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film, Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Soviet governmental organization for supervision of motion picture film production.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection consists of films that were made during the World War II era and the 1970s. The films were originally intended for use by military attaches and political or scientific officers at Soviet embassies and consulates. Used to demonstrate Soviet might and power, the films cover topics such as recruitment for, and life at, the Higher Frunze Naval Academy in Leningrad, navy recruiting, massive Soviet Army maneuvers, the Yuri Gargarin space tracking range ship, and the Soviet Army. Contains 31 film reel cans containing 51 reels of 16mm film of various lengths. Film titles taken directly from the canister or reel.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Motion pictures.
    Soviet Union--Armed Forces.
    World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Eastern Front.
    World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.